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With safety being our number one priority, we will continue to monitor and follow current CDC guidelines as well as state/local guidelines. Our walk safe commitment may include enhanced sanitation protocols and spatial distancing.

Signing up for a Walk near you is simple! Click the following links to register online as an individual, team captain, team member or volunteer.

There is no registration fee, but it is a fundraising event. We encourage all participants to fundraise. We offer a number of fundraising tools to help you be a successful fundraiser. Every dollar helps move us closer to a world free of lung cancer and lung disease.

Every participant who raises a minimum of $100 will receive a commemorative t-shirt. For more motivated fundraisers, there are additional rewards that you can work toward. Take a peek at the fundraising incentives.

With safety being our number one priority, we are continuing to follow current CDC guidelines as well as state/local guidelines. Per CDC guidance, masks are no longer required for fully vaccinated people.

Teams

Corporations, businesses, friends, families, and other organizations can form teams. To form a team, choose register as a team captain. Make sure you have a team name in mind. After you register as a Team Captain, tell your team members to select register as a team member and search for your team name to join.

Make sure you know the team name of the team you wish to join. When you register, select register as a team member and search for your team name.

Team captains rally friends, family and co-workers to form a team and fundraise for the LUNG FORCE Walk. Register as a team captain today.

Reset your login credentials by clicking here. Once logged in, you can use the edit profile link at the top of the page to update your profile with a new username, password, email address or contact information.

 

Fundraising

As a participant, you have access to your own online participant center where you and your team members can send email messages, track donations, and monitor progress. Login to your participant center to get started.

Yes, you can download the LUNG FORCE app for Android and Apple devices. With this nifty mobile app, you can invite friends and family to join your team, fundraise on the go and track your steps (new!) in just a few taps. Learn more once you register and enter your participant center.

The LUNG FORCE Walk will be partnering with the Cleveland Clinic Foundation this year to provide health screenings for participants. A portion of the proceeds raised for the LUNG FORCE Walk will go to the Cleveland Clinic Foundation to support our community through patient access to care as well as qualitative / clinical research to address health disparities and barriers to care.

Donations can be made online by credit, debit card or PayPal. Donors will receive a receipt via email for their contribution, which is tax-deductible. Donations collected via check or cash may be mailed to the American Lung Association office at:

2021 LUNG FORCE Walk
c/o American Lung Association
5755 Granger Rd. Ste. 905
Independence, Ohio 44131

Many companies offer matching gift programs in which the company will match an employee's contribution to a charitable organization. You can ask your HR department about matching your contribution, or our company search tool below can provide you with basic information for many company policies.

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Walk Day Information

We have two options available: a one-mile route and a 5k route.

Check in opens at 8:00 AM, Yoga starts at 8:15 AM and the Walk set off promptly at 8:50 AM.

The LUNG FORCE Walk will go on rain or shine! In the case of inclement weather, your local event staff will notify participants of alternate plans.

Parking is available at Great Lake Science Center for $5.00 Cash Fee.

 

Have more questions? Please contact Alessandra Crish at 216-393-6609 or Alessandra.Crish@lung.org.